Books tagged: one act play

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One-Act Play: Why Can't They Just Eat Flowers?
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,830. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2010. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
In this short (30-min.) one-act comedy, Myrtle and Rose are two fairies who dislike human beings. They temporarily take human form, with surprising consequences. There are three scenes. Cast for either 2 women, or 1 woman and 1 man, this play was originally written for h.s. play competitions, and went to state level. With minimal cast and sets, it is ideal for h.s., church or small theater groups.
Love on the Subway: A One-act Play with Monologues
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,980. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2010. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
In this short one-act play (10-20 min), three strangers stranded on a subway swap stories about the first time they fell in love. The play consists of a brief segment of dialogue, followed by three monologues. It can be performed by 1 woman alone, 3 woman, or 2 women and 1 man. No sets are required, and actors may remain seated, making it an ideal venue for small theaters/performance spaces .
The Transformation of an Egg: A One-act Play
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,330. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2010. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
In this short (12-18 min.), comic one-act play, three eggs in a nest discuss their fate. Cast for two women and one man, the clever, light-hearted script is G-rated. No costumes or sets are needed, and movement is minimal. While it is equally funny in large venues, this is the perfect low-budget one-act play for small theaters, clubs, churches, schools and living-room readings.
Vaccine
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,920. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
The Professor is upset when Eve doesn’t show up at work. Gerald assists the Prof’ with his research and has helped develop a vaccine that will provide immunity to a deadly virus. Eve arrives with Adam. But problems arise when it is found that Adam & Eve have a positive test result. The vaccine is new & the side effects are unclear, but Adam & Eve are infected & the lab is contaminated.
O Juliet, Juliet
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Price: Free! Words: 5,980. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2011. Category: Screenplays » Comedy
A one scene comedy based on an audition night for Juliet, featuring a crusty Director with an ulcer and his young nephew reading for Romeo. The nephew tries to exploit his relationship with his uncle to further his romantic designs successively on each of the three Juliets. 35 minutes running time.
The last Illusion
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Price: Free! Words: 6,310. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2011. Category: Screenplays » Drama
A performable one act play of 35 minutes duration about a twenty something woman whose marriage is at crisis point.
Laughter in Court - Percy French v West Clare Railway
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,430. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » European
Travelling entertainer, Percy French, sued the West Clare Railway, when, due to his delayed arrival in Kikee, the audience for his entertainment had left the Concert Hall. This dramatisation was performed to hysterical acclaim by the Corofin Dramatic Society in Ennis Courthouse. It is dedicated to the memories of producer, Haulie Lafiffe and Paddy Browne, who played the Judge.
Jane Eyre: A Play in One Act
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,120. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2012. Category: Plays » Ancient & Classical
Orphan Jane Eyre grows up at a charity school and takes a job as a governess to the daughter of Mr. Rochester a wealthy, but lonely man at Thornfield Hall. While she is there, she learns that nothing is as it seems. This one-act play is suitable for youth productions. A school production of this play will shed new light on a classic novel.
Dracula: A Play in One Act
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,860. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2012. Category: Plays » Ancient & Classical
Jonathan Harker and Mina Murray become entangled with the mysterious Count Dracula from the far-off country of Transylvania. Only Dr. Seward and Dr. Van Helsing know the truth - Count Dracula is a deadly vampire who will terrorize the English countryside if he gets the chance. This one-act play may be suitable for some youth drama groups.
A Christmas Carol: A Play in One Act
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,320. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2012. Category: Plays » Ancient & Classical
Ebenezer Scrooge is the biggest miser in London and no one knows that better than his clerk Bob Cratchit, but the ghost of his business partner Jacob Marley doesn't want Scrooge to make the same mistakes he did. This one-act play is suitable for youth productions. A school production of this play will shed new light on a classic novel.